Stopping Distance Doubles in Wet Weather

wet truckGiven that April, the month known for showers, is right around the corner we thought we’d remind you how important it is to pay attention while driving in the rain. Not only is visibility shortened but the distance it takes your vehicle to stop is double that of fair weather driving. The chart below represents stopping distances in dry conditions. DOUBLE these distances for driving on a wet surface. Be safe this Spring!




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